Movies like A Boyfriend for Christmas

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A Boyfriend for Christmas (2004)
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A Boyfriend for Christmas (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Holly stopped believing in Santa Claus after her wish to meet the man of her dreams never came true. So Santa sets her up with Ryan, who isn't entirely truthful about himself. Now Holly faces a dilemma: marry her current boyfriend, Ted, or fall in love with someone who has lied to her.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: wish come true, singleness, true love, opposites attract, looking for love, fall in love, fish out of water, misfit, family life, couples, disorder, family relations, christmas, holiday, family, romance, love and romance, love affair, store, single parent, unfulfilled love, child as adult, hopes, unlikely couple, family gatherings ...

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Most similar movies to A Boyfriend for Christmas

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, family relations, christmas, family and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like A Boyfriend for Christmas: Christmas Mail (2010), A Very Merry Mix-Up (2013), Matchmaker Santa (2012), A Snow Globe Christmas (2013), Untamed Heart (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Christmas Mail (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this holiday romantic comedy, a mysterious woman who works at the post office answering Santa's mail captures the heart of a disillusioned postal carrier
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, workplace romance, workplace, mysterious character, fall in love, romance, wish come true, workplace situations, office, christmas spirit, letter, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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100%
A Princess for Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After her sister and brother-in-law's tragic death, an American woman who is the guardian for her young niece and nephew is invited to a royal European castle for Christmas by her late brother-in-law's father, the Duke of Castlebury. ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: holiday, love and romance, prince, fall in love, christmas, life turned upside down, family relations, butler, princess, castle, christmas eve, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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63%
A Very Merry Mix-Up (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Shop owner Alice Chapman is nervous to meet her future in-laws at Christmas, especially because she is arriving ahead of her new fiance Will Mitchum. Alice’s trip becomes more stressful when her luggage is lost and her phone is damaged, leaving her ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, fall in love, christmas, disorder, destiny, parents and children, romance, love and romance, hopes, holiday, misunderstanding, in-laws ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city
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100%
Matchmaker Santa (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: As a little girl, Melanie Hogan (Lacey Chabert) wished to find her own prince charming just like her parents found true love. Now an adult, Melanie is running her own bakery and dating a handsome CEO, Justin (Thad Luckinbill). Although things seem ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, sweet, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, true love, romance, love triangle, family life, disorder, best friends, self discovery, christmas season, christmas eve, matchmaking, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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A Snow Globe Christmas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While clasping her favorite Christmas snow globe, a cynical, overworked TV executive rants about how the movies she produces lie, making you think dreams come can come true. Upset, she tries to smash the globe, but instead it bonks her on the head, ...
Style: light, sweet, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: christmas, alternate reality, family problems, road not taken, love and romance, husband wife relationship, television producer, santa claus, lifestyle, escapades, couples, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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100%
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Untamed Heart (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Caroline, a young waitress who seems to have bad taste in men, is on her way home one night when thugs attempt to rape her. Adam, the mysterious busboy who works at the same diner, helps fight off the assailants, and she begins a relationship with ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: orphan, love, opposites attract, self discovery, love and romance, tragedy, love affair, couples, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, hopes, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, san francisco
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100%
Single Santa Seeks Mrs. Claus (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nick's plan to let fate bring his wife to him must be altered because he must replace his father as Santa Claus on December 26. Ernst, the right-hand man to several generations of Santas, generates a list of potential mates. Nick dutifully sets ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: santa claus, hidden identity, looking for love, road not taken, family problems, romance, couples, love affair, family life, fall in love, parents and children, christmas ...
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100%
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five-time Emmy nominee and Golden Globe winner Henry Winkler stars in The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, the story of what happens when you open your heart to the power of Christmas. Disenchanted single mom Jennifer Cullen (Brooke Burns) is a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, matchmaking, single parent, against the odds, love affair, family life, family gatherings, eccentric family, disorder, couples, romance, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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My Future Boyfriend (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: P-A-X-497/341, aka “Pax” , a curious young man from the well-ordered but loveless future, travels to present day New Orleans in search of romance novelist Elizabeth Barrett – whose book he has come upon during an archeological dig in the year ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, obsessive quest, lifestyle, fall in love, love and romance, romance, misfit, teaching the ways of the world, disorder, escapades, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
12 Dates of Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 12 Dates of Christmas is a romantic comedy that follows Kate (Amy Smart), a young woman who re-lives the same first date on Christmas Eve over and over again. In an attempt to win back her ex-boyfriend on Christmas Eve, Kate ends up ruining her ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, fall in love, time loop, true love, love and romance, dating, couple relations, romance, christmas eve, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, love, blind date ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Still Breathing (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two lost souls: she a con-artist in L.A.; he a puppeteer in San Antonio have the same dream linking each with the other. He travels to L.A. to find this woman he has become obsessed with. She resists, afraid of his kooky ideas until she travels with ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, true love, romance, looking for love, opposites attract, lifestyle, eccentric family, hopes, dream, disorder, self discovery, couples ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, los angeles, california, usa, san antonio texas ...
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40%
Christmas in the Clouds (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A classic comedy of mistaken identity and romance set during the holiday season at a ski resort that is owned and operated by a Native American Nation. Shot on location at The Sundance Resort in Utah, this is the first contemporary romantic comedy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, resort, looking for love, fall in love, eccentric family, mistaken identity, fish out of water, opposites attract, nothing goes right, disorder, friendship, family life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york state, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Prince Charming (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After an extramarital indiscretion, a fairy-tale prince and his sidekick are turned into frogs for all eternity or until the prince can convince a maiden to kiss and then marry him.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: cinderella story, adventure, curses spells and rituals, time travel, destiny, royal family, love and romance, disorder, romance, opposites attract, wooing, family ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
All I Want for Christmas (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two New York City children who launch a hilarious scheme to get what they most want this holiday season.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: christmas, santa claus, divorced parents, dysfunctional family, family relations, young heroes, eccentric family, couples, hopes, love and romance, mischievous children, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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38%
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Expired (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film revolves around Claire, a kind soul who resents having to enforce the law at all times, and Jay, an angry Traffic Officer who loves his job, being the perfect outlet for his anger and frustrations. Coming both from a place of despair and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: young lovers, romance, opposites attract, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, unlikely couple, love and romance, single parent, lifestyle, parents and children, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Preacher's Wife (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. On top of all this, his church is coming under threat from property ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: church choir, christmas, hopes, angel, reverend, gospel, family, romance, family life, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love ...
Place: new york, usa
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33%
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My Santa (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young, single mother, Jen, begins to lose her faith in the magic of Christmas. However, when she takes her son Eric to see the local mall Santa, Jen immediately feels an attraction and connection with Chris, the young, attractive man filling the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: fall in love, looking for love, single mother, holiday, secret identity, family relations, couples, love and romance, magic, love triangle, single parent, christmas ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Christmas Town (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A week before Christmas Liza McCann visit her estranged father who strangely lives in a town decked out for the holidays and is full of Christmas spirit. Strange events immediately occur when they arrive challenging everything Liza had once believed ...
Style: sweet, light, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids
Plot: estrangement, family relations, parents and children, family life, small town, love, christmas, holiday, lifestyle, couples, romance, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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A Foreign Affair (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two brothers need household help after their Ma passes away. They decide to join a romance tour to Russia to find and bring home a traditionally minded wife.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, social
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, singleness, culture clash, fall in love, eccentric family, couple relations, family life, siblings relations, lifestyle, unlikely couple, misfit, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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30%
Christmas Lodge (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Mary Tobin has wonderful memories of family gatherings at the Christmas Lodge. When she arrives for a weekend vacation, she quickly realizes that the lodge that she loves has fallen into serious disrepair. With a lack of funds and a looming ...
Style: uplifting, semi serious, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, wish come true, human spirit, true love, family relations, family gatherings, love and romance, romance, hopes, family, recovery, large family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle
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29%
I Don't Buy Kisses Anymore (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bernie Fishbine is overweight. He stops at the neighborhood store to buy some chocolate kisses every day. This is where he meets Theresa Garabaldi. Then they take the same bus route every evening. Theresa invites Bernie to see her play piano at her ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, restaurant, family relations, unfulfilled love, singleness, bus, store, love affair, family life, wooing, true love, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: philadelphia
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29%
Christmas Do-Over (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A ne'er do well father and ex-husband who always raced his way through the holidays is forced to relive Christmas Day time and again until he gets it right in this family oriented fantasy comedy starring Jay Mohr. It's Christmas time once ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time loop, holiday, family relations, disorder, couples, hopes, love and romance, family, obnoxious boss, christmas, divorce ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A boy witnesses his mother kissing what he believes to be is the real Santa Clause and retaliates with mischief.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, date night, pre-teens, kids
Plot: santa claus, christmas, disorder, couples, family relations, mischievous children, couple relations, single parent, family gatherings, fish out of water, family life, parents and children ...
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28%
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The Perfect Holiday (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl turns to a department store Santa in the hopes that he will help find a new husband for her divorced mother.
Style: feel good, sweet, light, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: santa claus, family, christmas, romance, single parent, couple relations, african american, christmas party, farce, brother brother relationship, breakup, children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
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28%
The Christmas Clause (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A stressed out lawyer and mother of three gets her yuletide wish when she wishes to see what her life would be like if she had chosen to pursue her career in Law rather than marrying and becoming a working mother.
Style: light, sincere, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: road not taken, wish come true, dull life, starting over, unfulfillment, family, hopes, christmas, society, youth, adventure, holiday ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Holiday in Handcuffs (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A ne er-do-well thirty-something (Melissa Joan Hart) attempts to appease her family by kidnapping herself an attractive boyfriend (Mario Lopez) for the family Christmas. Despite unlikely odds and dysfunctional family moments, the two fall in love ...
Style: not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: unlikely couple, fall in love, family, christmas, love and romance, family relations, meet the parents, nothing goes right, parents and children, romance, couples, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Four Eyed Monsters (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Apathy, technology, paranoia, disease and medication. Meet Arin. Arin is a shy videographer who finds it too much to handle to go out and meet girls, so he sets up an account on meester.net. The flood of responses never comes, save for one email ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, looking for love, true love, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, twentysomething life, social misfits, mentally unstable, womanizer, misfit, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, vermont, brooklyn new york city
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26%
Dorfman in Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unknowingly trapped in her role as caretaker of her unappreciative family, a young single woman desperately needs to get her own life. When she volunteers to cat sit at her unrequited love's downtown L.A loft, her world, as she knows it, ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, emotional ...
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, self discovery, fish out of water, life turned upside down, looking for love, misfit, disorder, daydreamer, romance, singleness, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Christmas Angel (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ashley has been on her own all her life. She feels even more alone this Christmas as she searches fruitlessly for a job. The seasonal cheer around her only rubs salt in her wounds as she scrapes by to support herself and her dog, Dash. But her ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: christmas, workplace, fall in love, hopes, romance, couples, human spirit, family, unemployment, singleness, couple relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Shrink Is In (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young woman impersonates a shrink to win over her Prince Charming.
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: hidden identity, losing-it hero, mistaken identity, love affair, looking for love, love triangle, true love, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, win over, wooing ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%